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A Rentals, Nz (christchurch) Car Rental

A Rentals 500+ ratings, 4 reviews

Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand

9.0 / 10 Excellent

A Rentals - Nz (christchurch) Information, Car Rental Instructions & Policies

Store Location

2 Sir Keith Park Place, Harewood, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand


0064-0226942283 / 021577478,0064-210467663

Pickup from Branch or Car Park & After Hours Pickup

The A Rentals - Nz (christchurch) car rental location is located out of the airport

Please contact the staff to pick you up to A Rentals - Nz (christchurch) car rental when you arrived.

The branch is located outside the airport. Please provide flight number when making a booking, and contact 24-hour agents in advance. In case of any emergency, please contact the branch in advance. The car can be picked up after hours with an extra charge 50 NZD.

Return to the Store, Car Park or Key Box & After Hours Return

Please return the car to the branch and the staff will take you to the airport. For any change, please contact 24-hour agents. The car can be returned after hours with an extra charge 50 NZD .

Opening Hours

Days of WeekSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Opening hours
00:00 -23:59
00:00 -23:59
00:00 -23:59
00:00 -23:59
00:00 -23:59
00:00 -23:59
00:00 -23:59


Deposits are depending on which car type your rental car falls into, and can be paid with credit cards(pre-authorization)
Representative Car ModelsDeposit Amount(approx.)Business Days Required for Refund

Applicable to all car types,incl. Compact,Suv,Economy,Mini and others.

Pack up ^
USD 500-300030-60

Accepted Cards

Credit cards issued by the following companies qualify a car rental from this store: Visa, Master

Visa Master

Discover,JCB,AMEX,DinersClub are not accepted.


Yes. E-voucher is accepted. Show the digital voucher on your mobile instead of a print-out is good enough.

Driver Age Requirements

21 - 80 years old

Driver's License Requirements

The main driver and any additional drivers will need to provide a physical full driving license in their name with no major endorsements. The license should be held for at least 1-2 year(s).

For foreign renters, you need to bring:

Domestic License + IDP

Please note that the IDP(International Driving Permit) is only a translation and you must bring your original driver’s license with you.

For local renters, you need to bring:

Full Driving License issued in New Zealand

This option applies to customers with local driving license, please show your local license at pick-up.

Additional Extras

Extras Prices
Extras Prices
GPS rental
GPS rental
Provided by the local stores. Usually, interface and voice are of the local language.
NZD 7/day
Infant car seat rental
Infant car seat rental
Recommended for children weighing under 20 lbs /9kg (birth to approx. 1-12 months)
NZD 30/day
capped at NZD 100
Child car seat rental
Child car seat rental
Recommended for children weighing 20-40 lbs /9-18kg (approx. 1 - 3 years)‌
NZD 30/day
capped at NZD 30
Child booster seat rental
Child booster seat rental
Recommended for children weighing 40-80 lbs /18-36 kg
NZD 30/day
capped at NZD 30
Tire chains rental
Tire chains rental
Prices and inventory depend on local stores.
NZD 12/day

Cross Border

To be updated

Cross Islands

Free of Charge:

Towards any New Zealand islands, taking rental cars is allowed and free of charge.

Ferry Transportation: Allowed

A Rentals allows you to bring the rental vehicle on the ferry. However ferry companies may charge you to bring a vehicle across Cook Strait.


To be updated

Fuel Policy (what does it mean)

Full to Full

Distances to Airports | Railway Stations | Hotels | Other Landmarks


1.1 mi from Christchurch Airport


0.2 mi from St James Bed And Breakfast

0.6 mi from Maples On Harewood

0.6 mi from Rose Cottage At The Elms

Map view of A Rentals Store Location
coordinates: -43.4766831 172.5554587

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Besides credit cards and debit cards, now you can pay for online car rentals with cryptocurrency in 2020. Bitcoin(BTC), ethereum(ETH), and bitcoin cash(BCH) are accepted. Wonder how long does a bitcoin transaction takes and how to pay with bitcoin? Read our FAQs.
Guest Reviews

Total points: 9.0 / 10 Excellent

  • Vehicle condition: 9.5
  • Vehicle cleanliness: 9.5
  • Spaciousness: 9.5
  • Counter staff: 9.0
  • Pick-up location: 8.5
  • Drop-off location: 8.5
  • Pick-up time: 30-60 mins
  • Drop-off time: 0-10 mins
  • Y.Ho


    9.3 /10 Excellent

    Reviewed: Tuesday, February 7, 2023

    Staff is very friendly and helpful.
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  • L.Kumar


    8 /10 Very Good

    Reviewed: Tuesday, February 7, 2023

    A bit of communication lost, but great for Asian market. It would be great to know what amount if bond would be needed. Overall great car and service.
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    10 /10 Excellent

    Reviewed: Tuesday, February 7, 2023

    good car and good staff. very well service.
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  • Moh Chye Lee


    9 /10 Excellent

    Reviewed: Tuesday, February 7, 2023

    The staff is very polite and even make me aware of the traffic rules, Do’s and Don’ts, safety etc. They went through with me in great details and ensure the car is in good condition. The staff even speaks my language.
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